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About OJC

Otero Junior College is a public, state school located in the rural setting of La Junta, CO

Founded in 1941, OJC currently enrolls around 1,449 students a year, including 1,449 undergrads. The institution runs on a semester academic calendar.

Admissions Facts About OJC

Acceptance rate: 0%

Early Decision or Early Action: No/No

2022 Regular Decision Deadline: August 15

2022 Regular Decision Notification Date:

What is Otero Junior College's acceptance rate?

Admission to OJC is noncompetitive. Around 0 percent of all applicants are admitted to OJC each year.

In 2021, 0 applicants were waitlisted and 0 waitlisted students got accepted.

Is OJC a good school?

Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how selective a school is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. However, there are a few good ways to get a better sense how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its student body.

Retention and graduation rates

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61 percent for public schools, and 67 percent for private, non-profit schools.

Job outcomes and student debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does OJC sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So the real question to ask yourself: is OJC a good school for YOU?

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College Info

1802 Colorado Avenue La Junta, CO 81050-3415

Campus Setting: Rural

OJC Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 15

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to OJC is Aug 15.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to OJC is Aug 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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OJC ACT Scores

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OJC SAT Scores

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OJC Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$12,638

In State

$15,020

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$3,574
$5,956
Fees
$400
$400
Housing
$6,864
$6,864
Books
$1,800
$1,800

Student Life

Unknown

Full Time

Unknown

Part Time

90%

In State

10%

Out-of-State

Data provided by IPEDs and Peterson's Databases, © 2020 Peterson's LLC. All rights reserved.

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

1,449

Campus Setting

Rural

Acceptance Rate

Unknown

Tuition and Fees

In State

$3,974

Out-of-State

$6,356

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 15
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